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ENIGMA:  CODEBREAKING AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR., Hoare, Oliver, introduced and selected by.

Author Name    Hoare, Oliver, introduced and selected by.

Title   ENIGMA: CODEBREAKING AND THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

Publisher    Public Record Office, Richmond, 2002.

Seller ID   22978

Collection of 16 facsimile documents in card case - in original publisher's shrinkwrap. ISBN 1903365406 "The story of Allied codebreaking during the Second World War is one of extraordinary complexity, significance and success. The centre of Brit ain's codebreaking operation was at Bletchley Park (the home of 'Station X' during the war), and it was here the codebreakers raced to decipher German military signals, in particular the 'unbreakable' naval Enigma codes. The special intelli g e n c e ( r eferred to as 'Ultra') that they provided had a major influence on the outcome of hostilities, most notably contributing to crucial successes in the Battle for the Atlantic. Despite Churchill's orders at the end of the war that all e vi de nc e re l at in g to codebreaking be destroyed, many papers, including internal histories, summaries, and copies of decrypts, did survive. Key documents from this unique archive - many of which have never been published before - are faithfull y r epr odu ce d i n thi s p ack, providing a fascinating introduction to Britain's cryptographic secrets of the Second World War." Minor bump at one corner. Near Fine

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